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June 2019

Daily Programs

June 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Protected: Seton Hall Guided Kayak Tour

Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

June 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 1 ticket left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

June 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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IBSP After Dark

June 28 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A13 Parking Lot, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ United States
+ Google Map
$12 56 tickets left

Perfect for the whole family or an unforgettable date- come on down for a beautiful and relaxing evening at Island Beach State Park!  There will be a variety of activities you can choose to participate in or you can spend all your time relaxing  around a roaring bonfire. Bring a towel or some beach chairs and watch the sun set over the dunes while roasting marsh mallows and making s'mores! You will meet at the A13 parking and walk up…

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Daily Programs

June 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Sunset Paddle

June 29 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 3 tickets left

You’ll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you’re lucky you’ll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

June 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 16 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

June 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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July 2019

Birding By Kayak

July 1 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$25 20 tickets left

Attention birders!!!  Experience birding in a new way! We are holding a special bird-centric kayak tour, one of only two such events this summer. Go on an Interpretative kayak tour through the marshes led by our expert Naturalists with a special emphasis on birding. Get up close and personal with osprey, oyster-catchers, egrets, terns, peregrine falcons, and so much more, in the only Marine Conservation Zone in New Jersey! Perfect for beginners, or experienced birders. Must be 14 years or…

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Daily Programs

July 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Daily Programs

July 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

July 2 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map
$25 2 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they've never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

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Daily Programs

July 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Sunset Paddle

July 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

You'll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you're lucky you'll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Daily Programs

July 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

July 4 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map
$25 8 tickets left

  Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice…

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Beginner’s Surf Fishing Clinic

July 5 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$10 5 tickets left

If you've ever heard the phrase "well that's why it's called fishing, not catching" you might assume that surf fishing is all about luck. It's not! If you're someone who wants to learn the mystifying art of surf fishing, look no further. Our expert fishermen will teach you all of the tips and tricks of surf fishing, including knot-tying, reading the surf, choosing equipment, casting, reeling, targeting different species, and more! Then you will get to spend a few hours…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 13 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

IBSP After Dark

July 5 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A13 Parking Lot, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ United States
+ Google Map
$12 56 tickets left

Perfect for the whole family or an unforgettable date- come on down for a beautiful and relaxing evening at Island Beach State Park!  There will be a variety of activities you can choose to participate in or you can spend all your time relaxing  around a roaring bonfire. Bring a towel or some beach chairs and watch the sun set over the dunes while roasting marsh mallows and making s'mores! You will meet at the A13 parking and walk up…

Find out more »

Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 6 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

Sunset Paddle

July 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 13 tickets left

You’ll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you’re lucky you’ll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

Find out more »

Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 14 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Island Explorers Outdoor Adventure Series

July 8 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$125 13 tickets left

  Give your child the experience of a lifetime! Our week-long Island Explorers Outdoor Adventure Series is targeted towards children ages 6-9. Meeting at the Nature Center, Monday-Friday from 9am-12pm, we will give your children a variety of outdoor adventure experiences with an environmental education component. Throughout the week, depending on weather, we will go seining, surf fishing, hiking, bird watching, crabbing, clamming, shell collecting, and more! Relax on the beach while your children learn about crustaceans, mollusks, birds, fish,…

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Daily Programs

July 8 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Daily Programs

July 9 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

Surfing Safari

July 9 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map
$25 7 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 10 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

Sunset Paddle

July 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 18 tickets left

You'll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you're lucky you'll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Surfing Safari for Adults!

July 11 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map
$25 8 tickets left

Have you always been interested in learning to surf, but you’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program! For only $25 you can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two participants per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give you practice and individualized instruction. We…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 11 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

Beginner’s Surf Fishing Clinic

July 12 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$10 12 tickets left

If you've ever heard the phrase "well that's why it's called fishing, not catching" you might assume that surf fishing is all about luck. It's not! If you're someone who wants to learn the mystifying art of surf fishing, look no further. Our expert fishermen will teach you all of the tips and tricks of surf fishing, including knot-tying, reading the surf, choosing equipment, casting, reeling, targeting different species, and more! Then you will get to spend a few hours…

Find out more »

Sedge Islands Kayak EcoTour

July 12 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 16 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 12 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

IBSP After Dark

July 12 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A13 Parking Lot, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ United States
+ Google Map
$12 60 tickets left

Perfect for the whole family or an unforgettable date- come on down for a beautiful and relaxing evening at Island Beach State Park!  There will be a variety of activities you can choose to participate in or you can spend all your time relaxing  around a roaring bonfire. Bring a towel or some beach chairs and watch the sun set over the dunes while roasting marsh mallows and making s'mores! You will meet at the A13 parking and walk up…

Find out more »

Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 13 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

Sunset Paddle

July 13 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

You’ll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you’re lucky you’ll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

Find out more »

Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 14 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 14 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 14 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Junior Naturalist Outdoor Adventure Series

July 15 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$125 20 tickets left

Is your child really into nature and the outdoors? We have the PERFECT summer experience to fuel that passion. Our Junior Naturalist Outdoor Adventure Series is a week-long program that meets at the Nature Center, Monday-Friday from 9am-12pm, for children ages 10-12. Throughout the week we will take your child on outdoor adventures throughout the park and teach them how to interact with the landscape, turning them into a true Junior Naturalist. Based on the weather each day your child…

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Daily Programs

July 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

July 16 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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$25 7 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

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Daily Programs

July 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Sunset Paddle

July 17 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

You'll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you're lucky you'll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Daily Programs

July 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

July 18 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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$25 7 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

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Beginner’s Surf Fishing Clinic

July 19 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$10 14 tickets left

If you've ever heard the phrase "well that's why it's called fishing, not catching" you might assume that surf fishing is all about luck. It's not! If you're someone who wants to learn the mystifying art of surf fishing, look no further. Our expert fishermen will teach you all of the tips and tricks of surf fishing, including knot-tying, reading the surf, choosing equipment, casting, reeling, targeting different species, and more! Then you will get to spend a few hours…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 19 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

July 19 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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IBSP After Dark

July 19 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A13 Parking Lot, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ United States
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$12 60 tickets left

Perfect for the whole family or an unforgettable date- come on down for a beautiful and relaxing evening at Island Beach State Park!  There will be a variety of activities you can choose to participate in or you can spend all your time relaxing  around a roaring bonfire. Bring a towel or some beach chairs and watch the sun set over the dunes while roasting marsh mallows and making s'mores! You will meet at the A13 parking and walk up…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 20 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$25 14 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

July 20 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Sunset Paddle

July 20 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

You’ll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you’re lucky you’ll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 21 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

July 21 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Snorkeling Kayak Tour

July 22 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$25 Sold out

Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our snorkeling kayak eco-tour, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone, teaching you how to interact with, appreciate, and explore the beautiful nature resources underneath your feet (or kayak) here in the park, with…

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Daily Programs

July 22 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Daily Programs

July 23 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

July 23 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map
$25 7 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

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Daily Programs

July 24 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Beach. Birds. Biology

July 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$10 – $20 12 tickets left

    BEACH.         BIRDS.         BIOLOGY. Conserve Wildlife Foundation and Island Beach State Park are partnering to offer the popular Beach. Birds. Biology program at IBSP! Participants will experience what its like to be a wildlife biologist and get up-close with endangered shorebirds such as Piping Plovers and American Oystercatchers! Expert staff biologists will guide participants in exciting adventures such as a beach scavenger hunt, wrack line investigating, nest searching, and more! No age restrictions but…

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Sunset Paddle

July 24 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

You'll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you're lucky you'll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Surfing Safari for Adults!

July 25 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 am
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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$25 8 tickets left

Have you always been interested in learning to surf, but you’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program! For only $25 you can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two participants per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give you practice and individualized instruction. We…

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Daily Programs

July 25 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Beginner’s Surf Fishing Clinic

July 26 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$10 14 tickets left

If you've ever heard the phrase "well that's why it's called fishing, not catching" you might assume that surf fishing is all about luck. It's not! If you're someone who wants to learn the mystifying art of surf fishing, look no further. Our expert fishermen will teach you all of the tips and tricks of surf fishing, including knot-tying, reading the surf, choosing equipment, casting, reeling, targeting different species, and more! Then you will get to spend a few hours…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 26 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

July 26 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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IBSP After Dark

July 26 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A13 Parking Lot, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ United States
+ Google Map
$12 53 tickets left

  Perfect for the whole family or an unforgettable date- come on down for a beautiful and relaxing evening at Island Beach State Park!  There will be a variety of activities you can choose to participate in or you can spend all your time relaxing  around a roaring bonfire. Bring a towel or some beach chairs and watch the sun set over the dunes while roasting marsh mallows and making s'mores! You will meet at the A13 parking and walk…

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Daily Programs

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Sunset Paddle

July 27 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

You’ll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you’re lucky you’ll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

July 28 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

Find out more »

Daily Programs

July 28 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Birding By Kayak

July 29 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$25 20 tickets left

Attention birders!!!  Experience birding in a new way! We are holding a special bird-centric kayak tour, one of only two such events this summer. Go on an Interpretative kayak tour through the marshes led by our expert Naturalists with a special emphasis on birding. Get up close and personal with osprey, oyster-catchers, egrets, terns, peregrine falcons, and so much more, in the only Marine Conservation Zone in New Jersey! Perfect for beginners, or experienced birders. Must be 14 years or…

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Island Explorers Outdoor Adventure Series

July 29 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$125 19 tickets left

Give your child the experience of a lifetime! Our week-long Island Explorers Outdoor Adventure Series is targeted towards children ages 6-9. Meeting at the Nature Center, Monday-Friday from 9am-12pm, we will give your children a variety of outdoor adventure experiences with an environmental education component. Throughout the week, depending on weather, we will go seining, surf fishing, hiking, bird watching, crabbing, clamming, shell collecting, and more! Relax on the beach while your children learn about crustaceans, mollusks, birds, fish, plants,…

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Daily Programs

July 29 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Daily Programs

July 30 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

July 30 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map
$25 8 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

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Daily Programs

July 31 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Sunset Paddle

July 31 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

You'll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you're lucky you'll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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August 2019

Daily Programs

August 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

August 1 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map
$25 8 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

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Beginner’s Surf Fishing Clinic

August 2 @ 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$10 12 tickets left

If you've ever heard the phrase "well that's why it's called fishing, not catching" you might assume that surf fishing is all about luck. It's not! If you're someone who wants to learn the mystifying art of surf fishing, look no further. Our expert fishermen will teach you all of the tips and tricks of surf fishing, including knot-tying, reading the surf, choosing equipment, casting, reeling, targeting different species, and more! Then you will get to spend a few hours…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

August 2 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

August 2 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
+ Google Map

Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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IBSP After Dark

August 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
A13 Parking Lot, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ United States
+ Google Map
$12 60 tickets left

Perfect for the whole family or an unforgettable date- come on down for a beautiful and relaxing evening at Island Beach State Park!  There will be a variety of activities you can choose to participate in or you can spend all your time relaxing  around a roaring bonfire. Bring a towel or some beach chairs and watch the sun set over the dunes while roasting marsh mallows and making s'mores! You will meet at the A13 parking and walk up…

Find out more »

Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

August 3 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
+ Google Map
$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

August 3 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Sunset Paddle

August 3 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$25 20 tickets left

You’ll never be able to experience the park quite like this again!  Join us for a relaxing paddle through the Sedge Island Marine Conservation Zone and experience the unmatched peace of a sunset over the marshes. If you’re lucky you’ll get to see and hear bird species that are only active during dusk, and watch the sparkle of bioluminescence as your paddle hits the water after dark. Must be 14 years or older to participate, minors must be accompanied by…

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Sedge Island Kayak EcoTour

August 4 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$25 20 tickets left

Did you know? Island Beach State Park and the Barnegat Bay have been key players in some of the most important historical events in American history? Did you know that salt marsh ecosystems are more interesting than you ever could have imagined! Did you know that the Barnegat Bay has a vibrant and lively ecosystem, chock full of fascinating species? On our classic kayak eco-tours, our expert Naturalists will take you on a guided interpretative tour around the Sedge Island…

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Daily Programs

August 4 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Junior Naturalist Outdoor Adventure Series

August 5 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Nature Center, Forked River Interpretive Center
Berkley Township, NJ 08734 United States
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$125 20 tickets left

Is your child really into nature and the outdoors? We have the PERFECT summer experience to fuel that passion. Our Junior Naturalist Outdoor Adventure Series is a week-long program that meets at the Nature Center, Monday-Friday from 9am-12pm, for children ages 10-12. Throughout the week we will take your child on outdoor adventures throughout the park and teach them how to interact with the landscape, turning them into a true Junior Naturalist. Based on the weather each day your child…

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Daily Programs

August 5 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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August 6 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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Surfing Safari

August 6 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Pavilion @ OBA2, Central Ave.
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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$25 8 tickets left

Is your child interested in learning to surf, but they’ve never gotten the chance to give it a try? Well we have the perfect program for them! For only $25 your child can participate in a small class designed for first time surfers. With only two children per instructor, we will teach the basics of how to catch a wave and ride a board, before spending as much time in the water as possible to give your child practice and…

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Daily Programs

August 7 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 10:00 am, repeating until August 31, 2019

Pavilion @ Swimming Area #1, Island Beach State Park
Seaside Park, NJ 08752 United States
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Come down to the pavilion at Swimming Area #1 and check out the Island Beach Nature Program's displays and tanks! Everyday all summer we hold FREE programs! Touch Tank Time 10am-11am & 3pm-4pm Seining 11pm & 2pm Trail Tales 1:00pm They're perfect for all ages and entire families! No pre-registration is required but space is limited so sign up early on the day of the event. Parents or guardians must accompany their underage children. For our seining tours you will…

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